Liliane Thomas

1928–2000 (Age 72)
Haiti

The Life of Liliane

When Liliane Thomas was born about 1928, in Haiti, her father, Yovan Michel Leoville Thomas, was 39 and her mother, Eva Sylvain, was 43. She died about 2000, at the age of 72.

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Family Time Line

Yovan Michel Leoville Thomas
1889–1975
Eva Sylvain
1885–1930
Jan Yovan Thomas
1920–1975
Liliane Thomas
1928–2000
Yolanda Thomas
1925–1950
Gabrielle Marie Thomas
1926–1990

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World Events (7)

1934

Age 6

The U.S. withdraws from Haiti leaving the Haitian Armed Forces in place throughout the country.
1937

Age 9

Thousands of Haitians living near the border of the Dominican Republic are massacred by Dominican soldiers under the orders of President General Trujillo.
1957

Age 29

After several attempts to move forward democratically ultimately fail, military-controlled elections lead to victory for Dr. François Duvalier, who in 1964 declares himself President-for-Life and forms the infamous paramilitary Tonton Makout. The corrupt Duvalier dictatorship marks one of the saddest chapters in Haitian history with tens of thousands killed or exiled.

Name Meaning

Hebrew: According to some authorities, the name of the apostle is derived from a Syriac word of Hebrew origin, "tham," meaning to doubt, because of his doubting, and they say he was on that account called in Greek a word meaning of 2 hearts. But the Hebrew "tham" is a twin, and the Greek name Didymus has the same meaning. Tammy, Tammie, Thomasia, Thomasina, Thomassine, Thomazine, Tamasine, Tamsen, Tamzin, Tamzine, and Tamzzin are female names from Thomas. Tomas and Tamhus are Gaelic forms. Tubby is a Cornish form of Thomas. Tamlane and Tam are Scottish forms. Tom is abbreviated from Thomas and is sometimes found as a female name. Toume is an Anglo-Norman form of Thomas.

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